CEO & Founder of Sankalp Creative Ventures
I am Priya Menon, CEO & Founder of Sankalp Creative Ventures, which works towards empowering women and encouraging entrepreneurship. Conceived in 2009, our ‘Crafts’n Weaves’ brand of exhibitions provides a platform to aspiring women entrepreneurs for furthering their economic prospects. More than 600 women have successfully partnered with us all through these years, utilizing this platform efficiently to create their own enterprises successfully. We also give emphasis to promoting art and culture, by providing spaces to talented artisans or groups in our exhibitions to display and sell their creations.
I am a recipient of the Red Shakti award conferred by Superhits 93.5 Red FM in March 2017, as well as an achievement award at Women 2020, organised by E-Unnathi in March 2019.
I am also heading my family business of manufacturing welding electrodes under the brand name, “Mentrode”. Currently, I live in Palakkad, Kerala, with my family.